Strategic observation

China Focus: China regulates Antarctic tourism, will blacklist bad tourists

2018-02-09 19:55:19

China on Friday started regulating tourist trips to Antarctica to protect the fragile polar ecology and help develop Antarctic tourism. Full Story

Spotlight: Turkey's military operation in Syria enjoys widespread public support

2018-02-09 01:45:34

Turkey's offensive in northern Syria against Kurdish fighters is enjoying widespread public support in a country with a media frenzy backing the cross-border operation. Full Story

Economic Watch: Robust trade growth evidence of strong economic fundamentals, risks remain

2018-02-08 19:23:43

China's foreign trade started on a positive note in the first month of 2018, adding to evidence of steady economic fundamentals, but an increase in U.S. protectionism may dampen future trade growth. Full Story

Spotlight: U.S. stocks swing in wild trading after steep sell-off

2018-02-07 07:55:41

U.S. stocks closed higher in volatile trading on Tuesday, as major indices tried to recover from the biggest one-day declines for the Dow and the S&P 500 in more than six years. Full Story

Spotlight: SpaceX launches world's most powerful rocket, taking Tesla Roadster to Mars

2018-02-07 06:35:28

The private U.S. space flight company SpaceX on Tuesday launched the world's most powerful operational rocket into space in a much-hyped demonstration mission deemed to have the potential to bring a revolution in the space industry. Full Story

China Focus: Traditional Spring Festival holiday picks up new ways of spending

2018-02-06 23:28:09

Celebrating the Chinese New Year is getting easier, healthier, and more fun as one of the world's traditional holidays is seeing new modes of dining, shopping, and family gatherings. Full Story

China Focus: Explosive growth of NEVs poses recycling challenge in China

2018-02-06 20:57:21

Explosive growth of new energy vehicles in China will pose a great challenge to battery recycling, a downstream industry that has not kept up with the sharp expansion of plug-in autos. Full Story

China emphasizes "respect" in its Arctic policy, says Canadian scholar

2018-02-06 10:59:27

China emphasizes "respect" in its recently released Arctic policy, seeking to work with the countries concerned to build a "Polar Silk Road," Adam Lajeunesse, a Canadian scholar, said. Full Story

Interview: China-Britain ties should move with time: chairman of Britain's 48 Group Club

2018-02-06 09:29:00

China and Britain need to identify their core interests, seek more common ground and strengthen their partnership to adapt to the changing times, Stephen Perry, chairman of Britain's 48 Group Club, said here on Monday. Full Story

Spotlight: Israeli study sheds light to mystery of unconscious mind

2018-02-06 01:57:22

You are walking down a crowded street. Packed with people, certain faces pop out and others blend in. Who do you notice? And why did you pick out one face and not the other? Full Story